Population: Hong Kong

Yearly Population of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 1,974,002 959,801 1,014,201 None 4.4 23.7 1,880.0
1951 2,057,742 1,001,186 1,056,556 4.24 83,740 4.4 23.7 1,959.8
1952 2,150,095 1,045,714 1,104,381 4.49 92,353 4.4 23.7 2,047.7
1953 2,250,713 1,093,758 1,156,955 4.68 100,618 4.4 23.7 2,143.5
1954 2,358,710 1,145,291 1,213,419 4.80 107,997 4.4 23.7 2,246.4
1955 2,472,665 1,199,885 1,272,780 4.83 113,955 4.7 24.0 2,354.9
1956 2,590,557 1,256,658 1,333,899 4.77 117,892 4.7 24.0 2,467.2
1957 2,709,845 1,314,329 1,395,516 4.60 119,288 4.7 24.0 2,580.8
1958 2,827,560 1,371,307 1,456,253 4.34 117,715 4.7 24.0 2,692.9
1959 2,940,529 1,425,789 1,514,740 4.00 112,969 4.7 24.0 2,800.5
1960 3,046,048 1,476,245 1,569,803 3.59 105,519 5.1 23.4 2,901.0
1961 3,142,572 1,521,859 1,620,713 3.17 96,524 5.1 23.4 2,992.9
1962 3,230,300 1,562,896 1,667,404 2.79 87,728 5.1 23.4 3,076.5
1963 3,311,460 1,600,931 1,710,529 2.51 81,160 5.1 23.4 3,153.8
1964 3,389,562 1,638,304 1,751,258 2.36 78,102 5.1 23.4 3,228.2
1965 3,467,220 1,676,746 1,790,474 2.29 77,658 3.6 21.3 3,302.1
1966 3,545,854 1,716,900 1,828,954 2.27 78,634 3.6 21.3 3,377.0
1967 3,624,973 1,758,275 1,866,698 2.23 79,119 3.6 21.3 3,452.4
1968 3,703,179 1,800,154 1,903,025 2.16 78,206 3.6 21.3 3,526.8
1969 3,778,181 1,841,337 1,936,844 2.03 75,002 3.6 21.3 3,598.3
1970 3,848,922 1,881,069 1,967,853 1.87 70,741 3.0 21.7 3,665.6
1971 3,913,597 1,919,002 1,994,595 1.68 64,675 3.0 21.7 3,727.2
1972 3,974,193 1,955,775 2,018,418 1.55 60,596 3.0 21.7 3,784.9
1973 4,037,791 1,992,765 2,045,026 1.60 63,598 3.0 21.7 3,845.5
1974 4,113,988 2,031,884 2,082,104 1.89 76,197 3.0 21.7 3,918.1
1975 4,208,963 2,074,416 2,134,547 2.31 94,975 2.2 23.1 4,008.5
1976 4,326,333 2,121,008 2,205,325 2.79 117,370 2.2 23.1 4,120.3
1977 4,462,399 2,171,063 2,291,336 3.15 136,066 2.2 23.1 4,249.9
1978 4,607,029 2,223,160 2,383,869 3.24 144,630 2.2 23.1 4,387.6
1979 4,745,877 2,275,196 2,470,681 3.01 138,848 2.2 23.1 4,519.9
1980 4,868,744 2,325,708 2,543,036 2.59 122,867 1.7 25.7 4,636.9
1981 4,971,693 2,374,032 2,597,661 2.11 102,949 1.7 25.7 4,734.9
1982 5,058,049 2,420,667 2,637,382 1.74 86,356 1.7 25.7 4,817.2
1983 5,133,705 2,466,593 2,667,112 1.50 75,656 1.7 25.7 4,889.2
1984 5,207,835 2,513,319 2,694,516 1.44 74,130 1.7 25.7 4,959.8
1985 5,287,023 2,561,864 2,725,159 1.52 79,188 1.4 28.3 5,035.3
1986 5,373,445 2,612,893 2,760,552 1.63 86,422 1.4 28.3 5,117.6
1987 5,464,705 2,665,871 2,798,834 1.70 91,260 1.4 28.3 5,204.5
1988 5,557,380 2,719,111 2,838,269 1.70 92,675 1.4 28.3 5,292.7
1989 5,646,276 2,770,269 2,876,007 1.60 88,896 1.4 28.3 5,377.4
1990 5,727,942 2,817,856 2,910,086 1.45 81,666 1.3 31.0 5,455.2
1991 5,800,040 2,860,509 2,939,531 1.26 72,098 1.3 31.0 5,523.8
1992 5,864,745 2,899,238 2,965,507 1.12 64,705 1.3 31.0 5,585.5
1993 5,928,336 2,937,647 2,990,689 1.08 63,591 1.3 31.0 5,646.0
1994 5,999,619 2,980,810 3,018,809 1.20 71,283 1.3 31.0 5,713.9
1995 6,084,234 3,032,015 3,052,219 1.41 84,615 1.1 34.0 5,794.5
1996 6,185,584 3,093,101 3,092,483 1.67 101,350 1.1 34.0 5,891.0
1997 6,299,912 3,162,024 3,137,888 1.85 114,328 1.1 34.0 5,999.9
1998 6,416,996 3,233,521 3,183,475 1.86 117,084 1.1 34.0 6,111.4
1999 6,522,461 3,300,130 3,222,331 1.64 105,465 1.1 34.0 6,211.9
2000 6,606,328 3,356,612 3,249,716 1.29 83,867 1.0 36.2 6,291.7
2001 6,664,775 3,400,997 3,263,778 0.88 58,447 1.0 36.2 6,347.4
2002 6,701,771 3,435,221 3,266,550 0.56 36,996 1.0 36.2 6,382.6
2003 6,724,687 3,462,758 3,261,929 0.34 22,916 1.0 36.2 6,404.5
2004 6,744,563 3,488,873 3,255,690 0.30 19,876 1.0 36.2 6,423.4
2005 6,769,579 3,517,437 3,252,142 0.37 25,016 1.0 39.1 6,447.2
2006 6,802,083 3,549,553 3,252,530 0.48 32,504 1.0 39.1 6,478.2
2007 6,840,017 3,584,116 3,255,901 0.56 37,934 1.0 39.1 6,514.3
2008 6,881,861 3,620,094 3,261,767 0.61 41,844 1.0 39.1 6,554.2
2009 6,924,642 3,655,734 3,268,908 0.62 42,781 1.0 39.1 6,594.9
2010 6,966,324 3,689,797 3,276,527 0.60 41,682 1.2 41.2 6,634.6
2011 7,006,598 3,721,976 3,284,622 0.58 40,274 1.2 41.2 6,673.0
2012 7,046,847 3,753,033 3,293,814 0.57 40,249 1.2 41.2 6,711.3
2013 7,088,780 3,784,168 3,304,612 0.60 41,933 1.2 41.2 6,751.2
2014 7,134,668 3,816,999 3,317,669 0.65 45,888 1.2 41.2 6,794.9
2015 7,185,992 3,852,624 3,333,368 0.72 51,324 1.3 43.2 6,843.8
2016 7,243,541 3,891,513 3,352,028 0.80 57,549 1.3 43.2 6,898.6
2017 7,306,315 3,933,026 3,373,289 0.87 62,774 1.3 43.2 6,958.4
2018 7,371,728 3,975,753 3,395,975 0.90 65,413 1.3 43.2 7,020.7
2019 7,436,157 4,017,670 3,418,487 0.87 64,429 1.3 43.2 7,082.1
2020 7,496,988 4,057,322 3,439,666 0.82 60,831 1.4 44.8 7,140.0
2021 7,553,000 4,094,000 3,459,000 0.75 56,012 1.4 44.8 7,193.1
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Hong Kong Population Future Projection

Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, World Population Projection, 2019 (retrieved in September 2020)